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The vagina bible : The vulva and the vagina--separating the myth from the medicine

https://bcch.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog122232
Gunter, Jen. Toronto, ON: Random House Canada , 2019.
Material Type
Book
Call Number
GG 100 GUN 2019
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
"From the publisher's website: From Canadian OB/GYN, women's health advocate and New York Times columnist Dr. Jen Gunter: The Vagina Bible is a comprehensive, accessible antidote to the maelstrom of misinformation around female sexual health, and the ultimate guide to everything a person needs to k…
Author
Gunter, Jen
Place of Publication
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Random House Canada
Publication Date
2019
Physical Description
Softcover ; xx, 420 p., illustrations
Subject
Gynecology
Women's Health
Women's Health-Hygiene
Women's Health. Gynecology
Abstract
"From the publisher's website: From Canadian OB/GYN, women's health advocate and New York Times columnist Dr. Jen Gunter: The Vagina Bible is a comprehensive, accessible antidote to the maelstrom of misinformation around female sexual health, and the ultimate guide to everything a person needs to know about the vagina and vulva.
"We are well into the twenty-first century and have access to more information than ever before, yet many people don't know that a vagina is self-cleaning, condoms should be used with a lubricant, eating sugar doesn't cause a yeast infection, and sex shouldn't be painful. As a physician with twenty-five years of clinical experience, Dr. Jen Gunter is all too familiar with the fears, fallacies and misinformation that abound about vaginal health. On Twitter, she hilariously exposes unscientific wellness advice and debunks potentially harmful and stunningly unnecessary products from "vagina profiteers." Dr. Gunter knows the questions women (and men) have about female sexual health, and in The Vagina Bible, she answers them all.
"For:
- the sixteen-year-old trying to figure out tampons;
- the twenty-six-year-old wondering how to avoid a UTI;
- the thirty-six-year-old trans woman navigating her new anatomy;
- the forty-six-year-old worried about the changing appearance of her vulva;
- the fifty-six-year-old looking into the HPV vaccine for her daughter (and maybe herself);
- the sixty-six-year-old experiencing painful sex;
The Vagina Bible offers a repository of accurate information based on science, and delivered with wit and wisdom. This is the fact-based, inclusive, and empowering guide you deserve to advocate for your own body."--Provided by publisher.
ISBN
9780735277373
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Call Number
GG 100 GUN 2019

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Our bodies, ourselves

https://bcch.andornot.com/en/permalink/catalog113036
The Boston Women's Health Book Collective. New York, NY: Touchstone , 2011. 5th ed.
Material Type
Book
Call Number
GG 100 BOS 2011
Availability
1 copy, 1 available
The 2011 edition focuses on what Our Bodies, Ourselves does best: provide information on women’s reproductive health and sexuality; practical information on how find and access health information; and resources, stories, and information to educate women about health care injustices and inspire them…
Corporate Author
The Boston Women's Health Book Collective
Edition
5th ed.
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Publisher
Touchstone
Publication Date
2011
Physical Description
Softcover: 944 p.
Series
The Boston Women's Health Book Collective
Subject
Women's Health
Gynecology
Women-Health and Hygiene
Abstract
The 2011 edition focuses on what Our Bodies, Ourselves does best: provide information on women’s reproductive health and sexuality; practical information on how find and access health information; and resources, stories, and information to educate women about health care injustices and inspire them to work collectively to address them.
ISBN
978-1439190661
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Call Number
GG 100 BOS 2011

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